Yes-Buhari 100% Right; Northern Youths Are Very Lazy, They Want Everything Including Food Free – Muslim Group Fires

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The group, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), described the president’s comment as apt, precise and succinct – MURIC said Babangida, Atiku Abubakar and other leaders had made such comment about the Nigerian youths before Buhari Following the controversial comment made by President Muhammadu Buhari regarding Nigerian youths, the Muslim Rights Concern has said that the president is not the first Nigerian leader to describe people as lazy.

MURIC, who stated this in a statement by its director, Ishaq Akintola, described the comment as “apt, precise and succinct, The Cable reports.

The statement read: “The problem with Nigerians is that they always run away from reality. Not known for verbosity, our president has hit the nail on the head.

“The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) contends that the president’s description of the Nigerian situation regarding its youths was apt, precise and succinct. Many of our youths are lazy but we don’t want to admit it. Instead of commending this truthful leader, we started calling him names. “Nigerians need to contextualise the president’s comment.

We have seen many youths functioning as political thugs as the 2019 general elections approach. What of the ‘agberos’ or touts who have now spilled out of motor parks unto the streets and bus stops? What responsible work are they doing? Are they not youths?

“We have forgotten that Buhari is not the only leader who described Nigerians and the youth in particular in this manner. Governor Dickson in a media chat on 17th may, 2016 was alleged to have said, ‘Bayelsans are so lazy, they want everything free, they don’t want to work’.

“The 25th September 2017 edition of a northern-based newspaper also reportedly quoted Alhaji Atiku Abubakar as saying, ‘northerners are lazy’ while General Babangida (rtd) allegedly opined during a BBC Hausa service interview of 16th April, 2010,

The Nigerian youth is useless, cannot lead. “Senator Shehu Sani added flavour to this in December 2017 when he reportedly said ‘northerners are lazy and unproductive’.”

Buhari 100% Right; Northern Youths Are Very Lazy, They Want Everything Including Food Free – Muslim Group Fires

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